|Event Date||Oct 20, 2021 6:00 pm|
|Event End Date||Oct 20, 2021 7:35 pm|
|Registration Start Date||Sep 16, 2021|
|Cut off date||Oct 21, 2021 6:00 pm|
6:00pm - 7:00pm: Virtual Compassion Fatigue
Please join VHA and Royal Canin with speaker, Susan Swendsen-Harris, MSSW, LCSW, from Blue Pearl for a RACE-approved webinar presentation for 1 CE credit.
- What are Compassion Fatigue, Burnout, and Trauma?
- How do they present themselves in your body?
- How do you cope with it?
7:05pm - 7:35pm: Join us for a wellness break with Tai Chi and Yoga with Stephanie Olson, following the webinar! Royal Canin will be raffling off a yoga mat.
Join on your computer or mobile app by clicking here.
Stephanie Olson is the Aquatics Director and Tai Chi Coordinanator at The Marsh in Minnetonka, MN. Stephanie has more than 30 years experience teaching yoga, tai chi, cycle, cardio bounce and therapy pool classes. She enjoys teaching and strives to make classes fun and impactful.
Susan Swendsen-Harris, MSSW, LCSW
Susan has a diverse background in the animal field. Having grown up on a farm showing horses, a tradition she continues with her own children. She owned a diverse pet care business inclusive of boarding, grooming, training, dog daycare business for 21 years. She came to appreciate that as an integral part to happy, healthy animals was nurturing their human caretakers. She went back to school for Social Work, earning her MSSW in 2014, and her LCSW in 2017. She worked in a variety of human outpatient, residential, and hospital settings while pursuing her Veterinary Social Work certification through University of Tennessee. She remains active in the German Shepherd rescue community, and as a trauma informed care trainer for the State of